Tournament Name: TRIBAL, Honour Is Everything!

Game system: TRIBAL, Honour Is Everything! by Mana Press and Eureka Miniatures

Event Blurb:

TRIBAL Honour Is Everything!  Cancon 2018 Tournament.

TRIBAL is a game that focus on skirmishes like raids, ambushes, revenge and murder that have been told through history and legendary sagas in the time before gun powder and guns. Where a great Heroes single handedly took on a warband by himself/herself and….Won! …or…died trying!.. BUT winning fame and Honour.     In the game, you use the TRIBAL rules and the Primeval supplement to control a warband with units of warriors lead by a Chief and local Heroes seeking renown and Honour. In games of TRIBAL, Honour is everything and determines the true victor.    This Tournament is a one-day tournament at Cancon 2018 (EPIC, Canberra, Australia) on Friday 29th January which in 2018 is the Australia Day Public Holiday.     Tournament Schedule:   Friday (Australia Day Holiday)  One-day Tournament.  Registration: 8.30am – 9.00am  Game #1: 9:00am – 11:00am  Lunch and Look Around: 11:00 –  12:30pm  Game #2: 1:30pm – 2:45pm  Hand in Game Results & Short Break: 2:45pm – 3:00pm  Game #3: 3.00pm -5.00 pm  Game#4: 5:00-5:30pm  5:30pm: Hand in Game Results, Pack up Terrain then Tournament Results and Prizes.

RULES AND MINIATURES  This tournament, players use the TRIBAL rules and the Primeval supplement.    The 25-28mm miniatures in your warband can be from any company chosen from pre-gun powder cultures. These cultures include Early Hominids such as Lucy (Australopithecus afarenss), Neanderthals, Cro-magnons, Denisons, Maori, Aztecs, Vikings (Saxon, Anglo-saxons and other Dark Ages cultures but no cavalry), Early Samurai (Hein Period), Iroquois Warband (Tupi and other Native American Tribes also Mourning Wars Period), Cave Wars. There are no cavalry units in TRIBAL but you can use them as foot warriors.

BASING  All miniatures must be glued to their bases. All base are recommended to be 20-25mm round or square with Chiefs and Heroes on larger bases to make them stand out. MDF bases can be bought from our sponsors, Battlefield Accessories (5%3#%5%) and Jackal Laser Designs (4’6$”$#&$)

PAINTING  Miniatures in your warband can be unpainted but cannot win the painting prize. Warbands painted with three colours can win the Best Paint Warband Prize.

HONOUR POINTS   Honour Points Pool: 20  Units, Skills and Upgrades Limit: 8 – 12 Honour Points

YOUR WARBAND  Your warband must have:-  1 Chief  1 Free Shaman (Counts as a Hero and costs No Honour Points)  1 Hero per unit of 5 Warriors (Cave Wars Warband can have 0-1 Skin Walker)  1 or more units of Warriors with 5 models armed with Short Weapons or Long Weapons  0-1 Unit of Ranged Weapon armed Warriors such as Archers and Crossbowmen  0-1 Unit of Dogs or trained Dog-sized animals.

WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING  Your 20 Honour Point Warband  A Turn Counter (A large dice or marker will do)  30-40 Honour Tokens  5-6 Wound Marker per Character  # A Desk of Card will be loaned to each player for the tournament.

SPONSORS AND PRIZES  This tournament is sponsored by  Mana Press  Eureka Miniatures #  Jackal Laser Designs (Trophies)  Battlefield Accessories  #Thank You Eureka Miniatures, all registered Players get a free figure from Eureka Miniatures.     Prizes are awarded for:-  1st place, 2nd Place, 3rd place, Most Kills, Best Painted Warband, Encouragement Award.

TABLE SIZE AND TERRAIN  The size of the game board is 3’x3′ and all terrain will be set up before each game.     Terrain range from impassable rivers, rocky outcrops, tall hills and deep dark forests.    # Players Pack with Scenarios and Scoring available closer to Cancon 2018.    Tournament Organiser: Robert Lamborn    Useful Links:  Mana Press    Eureka Miniatures    Jackal Laser Designs    Battlefield Accessories


This tournament runs for one day at the following times:

  • Friday (Stand alone game)

Event capacity: 20

Is entry on the day allowed? Yes

Prize pool fee for this event: $25.00

Tournament Organiser(s): Robert Lamborn

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